|Birth: ||Jul. 30, 1910|
|Death: ||Jun. 11, 2006|
Ola Fern Mapes, 95, a longtime Norcatur resident, died Sunday, June 11, 2006, at the Decatur County Good Samaritan Center in Oberlin.
She was born July 30, 1910, in Hill City, the daughter of David and Mabel (Gilliland) Schlingloff.
She grew up in Hill City and attended the local schools, graduating from Hill City High School. On April 12, 1930, she married Arthur E. Mapes in Kansas City, Mo. They made their home in several communities including Kansas City, Missouri, Oakland, California, Aransas Pass, Texas, and Norcatur. She was a founding member of the E. E.. Club in Norcatur.
Survivors include a daughter, Donna Mapes Warren, Oberlin; a son, Michael Robert Mapes, Norcatur; a brother, David Schlingloff, Hill City; and a sister, Bernice Crossfield, Toronto, Kan.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, and one sister, Wilda Michael.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday at the United Methodist Church in Norcatur. Burial will follow at the Norcatur Cemetery.
Arthur Elwood Mapes (1907 - 1996)*
Created by: Greenlee
Record added: Aug 23, 2009
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